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Physical Therapy, PT

Below is a list of resources for students who are interested in applying to a Doctorate of Physical Therapy program. This is not an exhaustive list of resources and it is recommended that you meet with your advisor to frequently to discuss your overall progress.

Physical Therapy Resources

Career Overview: Overview provided by the Occupational Outlook Handbook

Accredited Programs: Find a school and their contact information by state or search international programs

Admission Requirements: Includes classes, tests needed, volunteer hours, minimum overall GPA, and minimum science GPA by school

The Graduate Record Examination (GRE): The GRE's are required by many physical therapy graduate programs. The General Test measures verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, critical thinking, and analytical writing skills. The GRE General Test is administered year-round

Benefits of a Physical Therapy Career

Pre-Physical Therapy Club: Promotes activities that support various Physical Therapy student priorities. Pre-PT informs members of professional development opportunities, continuing education/learning opportunities, and campus-wide events particularly relevant to Pre-PT students. Contact preptgvsu@gmail.com to see when their next meeting time is as well as check out their Facebook